Kathy joins Morning Show Host Roger Neel beginning at 5:30am with the latest local news, weather, and travel information. A graduate of Elmira College, Kathy worked in broadcasting in the Elmira market before heading east to our community. A long-time News Director with WAAL she also is part of that station's Morning Team. Kathy and her husband Randy are the proud owners of two Greyhounds that keep them quite busy.
Bear Warning in Vestal
The Vestal Police have posted an advisory warning residents that there have been several reports of wild bears in neighborhoods in the town.
Calls from New York Contact Tracers Not a Scam
Governor Andrew Cuomo says if you get a call that says NYS contact tracing, it is not a scam.
Pier1 Succumbs to COVID-19
Pier 1 Imports, which filed bankruptcy in February, has announced it has asked for court approval to close all locations.
Masks Distributed to Aid Southern Tier Business Reopening
Masks are being distributed to small businesses and not-for-profits thanks to Rotary Charities, COVID-19 Community Response Fund and an anonymous donor.
SungEel Joins Endicott Battery Recycling Discussion
The company working to develop a lithium-ion battery recycling plant in Endicott is responding to community pushback to the plans.
Binghamton Police Investigate Shots Fired on Maple Street
Binghamton Police are investigating an incident in which gunshots were fired in the First Ward.
Coping With COVID: MHAST Director Keith Leahey on Southern Tier Close Up
Director of the Mental Health Association of the Southern Tier Keith Leahey is on the Southern Tier Close Up talking about coping with the coronavirus now.
New York and Broome COVID-19 Numbers Continue Downward Crawl
Even as the first phase of economic reopening entered its sixth day, local and New York State coronavirus numbers continue to trend lower.
Broome County Animal Park Says it Will Open as a Drive-Through Zoo
A local roadside animal attraction plans to reopen this week even though the business is not specifically listed under state-approved phase-one industry.
New York State Police in Owego Investigate Discovery of Body in Susquehanna
New York State Police are investigating a body found in the Susquehanna River in Tioga County.